Author: Fortis

liver disease treatment

Liver care

The human liver and its multiple functions: Diseases & symptoms

One of the best healthcare hospitals in Bangalore – Fortis, we run evaluation centres for liver donors and patients at several of our branches. Treating complications that arise from most of the cases of liver disease includes enhancing and modifying diet, nutrition or transfusing clotting factors to prevent excessive bleeding. Providing effective medications to reduce […]

Epilepsy neurological disorder

Brain and Spine Care

Epilepsy: The sub-types and its causes

Epilepsy is a moderate to severe neurological disorder characterized by uncontrolled and usually violent shaking- known as seizures. Epileptic seizures are episodes that can vary from brief and nearly undetectable periods to long periods of vigorous shaking. These episodes can result in physical injuries, including occasionally broken bones. In epilepsy, seizures tend to recur and, as […]

Diadetes at Fortis

Gastro Care

Everything you need to know about the diabetes epidemic

Diabetes can affect anyone, from any walk of life and the number of diabetic people globally is on an uphill. Altered eating habits and sedentary lifestyle patterns are giving rise to new health hazards for the millennial population every day. In India, one of the most common medical conditions that is currently affecting people, usually […]

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Orthopedics

Things you need to know about Arthritis

Arthritis usually occurs in small joints of the body, such as- hands, the vertebral column and the knees. Broadly, it can be divided into four sub-types. Namely, osteoarthritis — arthritis due to wear and tear of muscles with age — and inflammatory arthritis. Medical experts say, arthritis typically begins as a dull aching pain localized […]

digestive care at fortis

Gastro Care

Gift your gut the best available healthcare from Fortis Hospitals

The Digestive Care Department at Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore offers comprehensive medical and surgical care in gastroenterology. The department provides exceptional clinical expertise in all aspects of gastroenterology, including upper and lower gastrointestinal disease, pancreatic disorders and liver & hepatobiliary disorders. The highly skilled and qualified team specializes in the investigation and management of all forms […]

Oncology Care at Fortis

Oncology

Avail Complete Oncology Care at Fortis International

Defeat cancer with help from one of the best oncology care hospitals in India The World Health Organization (WHO) state that, globally, nearly 1 in 6 deaths are happening due to cancer. In the United States alone, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimated 1,688,780 new cancer cases and 600,920 cancer-related deaths in 2017. In India, national statistics say the estimated […]

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Transplant

Liver Care & Transplants at Fortis Healthcare

Symptoms of liver diseases may differ from one person to another, though most commonly they will include bruising, jaundice, swelling of the abdomen and legs and changes in the color of stool and urine. Sometimes liver diseases are asymptomatic as well. Imaging and liver function tests can diagnose liver damage and help you stop the […]

Bone Marrow Transplant at Fortis International Care

BMT & Hematology

Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplants at Fortis Healthcare

Ever since it was established, Fortis Cancer Institution has been devoted to pioneer the field of medical Oncology and bring relief and hope to cancer survivors as well as their caregivers. Our Oncology department has an intensive cancer-care program that upholds a multifaceted approach to pediatric and adult oncology. Named amongst the top blood cancer […]

Liver Transplant at Fortis Hospital Bangalore

Transplant

Liver Transplant at Fortis Hospital Bangalore

Better medical management and improvements in the field of diagnosing and treating liver diseases mean that a growing majority of chronic liver disease patients are now surviving rather than succumbing to it. Till now, the perception was that the ultimate footprint of chronic liver disease is related entirely to the complications of end-stage liver diseases. […]